Copper strike of royal farthing token made after a proclamation of 1 March 1635/6 granting twenty-one years to Lord Maltravers and Sir Francis Crane, others were later responsible for the issue but the design remained unchanged. A farthing is a 1/4 penny.
At centre within a line circle, a crown with crossed sceptres behind; around, (mm. mullet) CAROLVS D G MAG BRI
At centre within a line circle, a rose; above, crown; around, FRAN ET HIB REX (mm.mullet)
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/5/1976
Type of item
13 mm (Length), 11 mm (Width), 0.762 g (Weight)
[Book] North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coinage., North 2290 Pages
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3203 but BRI Pages